China’s Quest for Greater ‘Discourse Power’
By Hugo Jones
Distinct from general soft power, China’s discourse power – the ability to set and shape global narratives – is quietly on the rise.
Beijing and the UN, 50 Years On
By Rosemary Foot
Since taking over the China seat in the United Nations, Beijing’s approach to the global body has encompassed both ambivalence and ambition.
Watch China’s Unconventional Levers of Power in World Affairs
By Robert Sutter
Unconventional – and often overlooked – practices form a key part of China’s international influence.
Will China Replace the US Global Role?
By Xue Li and Cheng Zhangxi
China has neither the will nor the capacity to replace the United States as world leader.
5 Challenges in China’s Campaign for International Influence
By Jin Kai
As China seeks to shape global narratives, it will face a number of difficulties.